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Back to the Future Tattoo

Marty McFly would have had an easier time if had had a plan for flux capacitor tattooed on this arm. Kevin Vanderhoof of Tampa, Florida inked Doc Brown’s original sketch on a fan. Link | Artist’s Website

Push-Car DeLorean

This is Cooper’s first ever Halloween. Cooper will get to kick it in a DeLorean, that lucky duckling. Not a bad way to start little man. Cooper’s parents built him a DeLorean ala Back to the Future. I was going to be Marty McFly for Halloween, but now this kid has me beat! I can’t [...]

25 Fictional Characters Posing With mental_floss

You’ve already seen celebrities posing with Mental Floss at the Motor City Comic Con, but have you ever wondered whether your favorite fictional characters would enjoy the magazine? Thanks to the San Diego Comic Con, we were able to find out that, whether given to real celebrities or fictional icons, Mental Floss is always a [...]

Marty McFly by Hanksy

Hello! Hello! Anybody home? Think McFly, think: who else but street artist Hanksy can make this graffiti of Marty McFly from Back to the Future? Via Nerd Approved and Bowery [...]

Nike Is About To Take Shoes Back To The Future

(YouTube Link) If you thought you had to go back in time to see the shoes Marty McFly wore in Back To The Future II, you’ll be positively delighted by Nike’s release of the 2011 MAG, faithful reproductions of the shoes seen in the film which are being auctioned off to benefit the Michael J. Fox [...]

5 Things You Didn’t Know About John DeLorean

© Roger Ressmeyer/CORBIS For anyone under 30, the name “DeLorean” conjures images of the time machine from Back to the Future. The famous car bore the surname of John DeLorean, a 1960s Detroit legend who later became something of an auto industry goat. Let’s take a look at five things you may not know about the [...]

If All Time Travel Films Had Doc Brown

Doc Brown from the Back to The Future trilogy has got to be one of the all time most memorable time travelers. He and Marty McFly usually save the day, but what if Doc had been the protagonist in other time travel movies? Great Scott!   With Added Doc Brown: The Doc appears in place of Michael [...]

11 Fictional Family Trees

They say you can’t tell the players without a program! When a story is an “epic saga” or a long-running series, some kind of guide will help immensely. Plot lines turn on family secrets, and fresh material is injected by the introduction of yet another relative. And sometimes, complicated bloodlines meet as characters marry each [...]

Take Me Home Tonight Cast Reenacts Every ’80s Movie

(YouTube link) In the video for Atomic Tom’s cover of ”Don’t You Want Me?”, the cast of Take Me Home Tonight re-enacts scenes from tons of ’80s movies. Ghostbusters, Ghost, Rambo, Breakfast Club and easily a dozen more – all in under four minutes. Can you catch ‘em all? Topher Grace gets bonus points for a spot-on [...]

Movie Trivia: Back to the Future

Can you believe it’s been 25 years since we first went back in time? Well, maybe you can if you’ve seen all of the press coverage recently. With the trilogy just released on Blu-Ray, we thought it was a good time to do a little time-traveling back to 1985 ourselves to do a little trivia [...]